Instructor-Fixed Term

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Position Summary

Michigan State University College of Nursing invites applications for the position of Instructor. The College of Nursing promotes the health of individuals and communities through excellent educational programs to prepare nurse leaders for practice, research, and education.

The position’s primary responsibility is teaching in classroom, clinical and/or distance education. Teaching assignments may include undergraduate and/or graduate nursing programs, depending on individual qualifications. 

Classes and clinical assignments are in East Lansing and a variety of mid- and south Michigan locations.  Distance education strategies are also employed. This is an academic year, fixed term faculty position.

Individuals in all clinical specialties are encouraged to apply. Collaboration with College of Nursing faculty, administrators, agency staff and students is expected.

Required Degree

Masters -Nursing

Minimum Requirements
  • Master’s degree in Nursing is required
  • Unrestricted RN license without probationary status (or eligible)
  • Knowledge of current clinical standards of patient care in practice specialty which support patient quality outcomes
  • Comprehensive knowledge and experience in specialty area
  • Minimum of three (3) years clinical experience
Desired Qualifications

DNP or Ph.D in nursing or related field is desired

Baccalaureate and higher education teaching experience is desired

Required Application Materials

A resume/CV and cover letter are required in order to be considered for the position.

Please address application materials to Dr. Anne Thomas, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs.

Special Instructions

Review of applications will begin on April 16,2018 and will continue until filled.

Summary of Health Risks

Exposure to human blood, serum, tissue and other bodily fluids; and materials covered under Universal Precautions.

TB risk or work within 3 feet of human patients in a health care setting or have potential exposure to animals or to specimens with Mycobacterium.




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Posted: 4/2/2018
Application Due: 12/28/2018
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